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Without Frame Line

Text Postmarks Line Postmarks Grid Postmarks Dot Postmarks

With Frame Line

Single Circle
Postmarks
Double Circle
Postmarks
Twice and Multiple
Circle Postmarks
Ellipse Postmarks Square Postmarks Polygon Postmarks Other Shapes

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Postmark without Frame: Abstact of all postmarks without a frame line

Text Straight-line Postmark: postmarks without frame line with
text in straigth lines

Text Arched-line Postmark: postmarks without frame line with
text in curved lines

Single Straight-line
Postmark:

one staight line

Double Straight-line
Postmark:

with two staight lines

Triple Straight-line
Postmark:

with three staight lines

Arched line
Postmark:

with one curved line

Arched line
Postmark with
Straight-line:

with one curved and
one staight line

Circle Arched
Postmark:

with two curved lines
forming a circle

Line Postmark: postmarks without frame line made of lines with wide space in between

Triple Line Postmark:
three parallel lines with
wide space in between

Triple Wavy line
Postmark:
three curved
parallel lines with wide
space in between

Sixfold Wavy line
Postmark:
six curved
parallel lines with wide
space in between

Radial Postmark:
lines starting in a center

Aureola Postmark:
short lines starting in
a center

Grid Postmark: postmarks without frame line made of lines with narrow
space in between

Dot Postmark: postmarks without frame line made of plenty of dots

Grid Circle
Postmark:

round shape made of
parallel lines with narrow
space in between

Grid Ellipse
Postmark:

oval shape made of
parallel lines with narrow
space in between

Grid Rhomb
Postmark:

rhomb shape made of
parallel lines with narrow
space in between

Dot Circle
Postmark:

round shape made of
plenty of dots

Dot Ellipse
Postmark:

oval shape made of
plenty of dots

Dot Rhomb
Postmark:

rhomb shape made of
plenty of dots

Postmark with Frame: Abstact of all postmarks with a frame line

Cicle Postmark: postmarks with round frame line

Single Circle
Postmark:

single round frame
line without drawed
elements

Double Circle
Postmark:

single round frame
line with one circle
as drawed element

Triple Circle
Postmark:

single round frame
line with two circles
as drawed elements

Quadruple Circle
Postmark:

single round frame
line with fthree circles
as drawed elements

Twice Circle
Postmark:

double round frame
line without drawed
elements

Ellipse Postmark: postmarks with oval
frame line

 

Square Postmark: postmarks with quadrangular frame line

Single Ellipse
Postmark:
oval frame
line without drawed
elements

Twice Ellipse
Postmark:
oval frame
line with ellipse as
drawed element

Triangle Postmark:
triangular frame line

Single Rectangle
Postmark:
single
rectangular frame line

Twice Rectangle
Postmark:
double
rectangular frame line

Rhomb Postmark:
rhomb shaped frame line

Hexagon Postmark: postmarks with
hexagonal frame line

Octagon Postmark: postmarks with
octagonal frame line

Equilateral Hexagon
Postmark:

hexagonal frame line
with equilateral sides

Irregular Hexagon
Postmark:

hexagonal frame line
with irregular sides

Equilateral Octagon
Postmark:

octagonal frame line
with equilateral sides

Irregular Octagon
Postmark:

octagonal frame line
with irregular sides

Segment Postmark:
round or oval frame line
partly cutted away

Decorative Frame Line: postmarks with decorated frame lines

Stroke Frame Line:
frame line made
of strokes

Dot Frame Line:
frame line made
of dots

Arch Frame Line:
frame line made
of archs

Wavy Frame Line:
frame line made
of wavy lines

Zig-zag Frame Line:
frame line made
of zig-zag lines

Drawed Elements: postmarks subdivided with decorative or arranged elements

Line: straight line not
touching the frame line
or touching at one side

Short Bridge:
two parallel lines not
touching the frame line

Rectangle: four
straight lines forming
a rectangle

Arch: curved line (top, bottom, top and bottom)

Grid: parallel lines filling up an area (top, bottom, top and bottom)

Grid Arch: curved line filled up with parallel lines
(top, bottom, top and bottom)

Segment: round or oval partly cutted away (top, bottom, top and bottom)

Grid Segment: round or oval partly cutted away filled up with
parallel lines (top, bottom, top and bottom)

Bridge Segment: segment with two parallel
linies (top, bottom)

Chord: straight line
touching the frame line
on both sides

Bridge: two parallel
linies touching the
frame line

Double Bridge:
three parallel lines
touching the frame line

Bridge with Arch: two parallel linies touching the frame line
with arch (top, bottom, top and bottom)

Bridge with Grid Arch: two parallel linies touching the frame line
filled up with parallel lines (top, bottom, top and bottom)

Grid: area filled up
with parallel lines

Grid: area filled up
with parallel lines

Dots: area filled up
with dots

Text Arrangement: text alignment in a postmark

Line (l)

Line (2l)

Arch at top
(at)

Arch at bottom
(ab)

Arch at top and
at bottom (atab)

Arch at top, line, arch
at bottom (atlab)

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